The out anchor's role expands with a two-hour midday gig on MSNBC.
The British actor's comments on femininity caused a firestorm.
Lance Loud was the first out gay teenager that anybody could see on weekly television.
Gay actors Zachary Quinto and George Takei are among those who remember Nimoy fondly — and so is President Obama.
Jane Badler, Lee Meriwether and Helen Shaver round out the all-star cast that is "Birthday Cake."